Lead Software Engineer - Business Process Automation

Newport Beach, USA
06 Feb 2023
09 Feb 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income. With our launch in 1971 in Newport Beach, California, PIMCO introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 50+ years since, we have worked relentlessly to help millions of investors pursue their objectives - regardless of shifting marketing conditions. As active investors, our goal is not just to find opportunities, but to create them. To this end, we remain firmly committed to the pursuit of our mission: delivering superior investment returns, solutions, and service to our clients.

Since 1971, our people have shaped our organization through a high-performance inclusive culture, in which we celebrate diverse thinking. We invest in our people and strive to imprint our CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Responsibility and Excellence. We believe each of us is here to help others succeed and this has led to PIMCO being recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

The mission of the newly formed Operations Digitalization team is to leverage technology to transform business operations to be more efficient, reduce manual work and improve business scalability across all of PIMCO. The Operations Digitalization team is responsible for a growing range of technology solutions such as ETL, business intelligence, low-code solutions and various programming languages to implement efficient end to end business solutions. The team is looking for a technical program manager to launch and manage Workflow and Business process automation tools and effectively train and implement them with business user throughout the firm.

  • Responsible for the management and delivery of end to end business solutions to allow for improved business solutions leveraging technology tools such as No/low code solutions such as Appian, Robot Process automation, AI/NLP driven processing and process automation via python and other solutions
  • Defining cross-functional and cross-departmental dependencies and identifying key deliverables/milestones and critical path
  • Partnering with the business and technology teams to proactively manage scope and develop risk mitigation strategies to ensure successful program outcomes
  • Developing customized delivery approaches and project plans designed to deliver incremental business value
  • Driving acceptance and change management as a result of program impacts to the business
  • Flourish in a challenging, fast-paced, professional environment
  • Strong analytical abilities and desire to explore new technology solutions to solve increasingly complex business problems in low-touch automated ways
  • Maintain a strong commitment to quality and attention to detail
  • Have a strong sense of honesty and integrity
  • Develop, foster and maintain strong and positive working relationships
  • Self-starter who knows how to drive business results through improving technology
  • Develop and apply new ideas, approaches and methods with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Enable team collaboration and knowledge sharing
  • Technical experience (B.S. in STEM or similar experience)
  • Professional experience with Appain
  • 5+ years of experience in software engineering, systems engineering, program/product/project management or comparable business experience
  • Experience with no-code/low-code workflow tools
  • Strong understanding of agile project management methodology
  • PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office
PIMCO follows a total compensation approach when rewarding employees which includes a base salary and a discretionary bonus. Base salary is the fixed component of compensation that is determined by core job responsibilities, relevant experience, internal level, and market factors. The discretionary bonus is used to award performance and therefore is determined by company, business, team, and individual performance.

Salary Range: $ 185,000.00 - $ 225,000.00

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